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Sony Xperia L1 (G3313) vs Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)

Side by side comparison between Sony Xperia L1 vs Sony Xperia M4 Aqua phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Sony Xperia L1 (G3313)
5.5"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2620
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)Compare Sony Xperia L1 X
Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
5"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Sony Xperia L1 (G3313)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Xperia L1 (G3313)11 Advantages Sony Xperia L1 (G3313)vsXperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)9 Advantages Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
+16GB (9GB available)2 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (3GB available)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC100%
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDXC
+5.5"10%
Larger screen
vs5"
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsHDR photo/video only main camera
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 7.0 NougatAdvantage
Android 7.0 Nougat is newer and safer
vsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
+2620 mAh9%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2400 mAh
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.1 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
1.45Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Core12%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
180 grams (6.3 ounces)vs+135 grams (4.73 ounces)33%
Lighter
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)19%
Thinner
267 PPIvs+294 PPI10%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
f/2.2 (aperture)vs+f/2.0 (aperture)10%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
Not supportedvs+Waterproof (IP?)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

28 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
720x1280 pixels
(back) 13MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
+21 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
ModelXperia L1 (G3313)Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Other model namesSony Xperia L1 Single-Sim, Sony G3313Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual Sim E2312, Sony E2312, Tulip DS
Country or region availablefeature not registeredfeature not registered
BrandSonySony
Release dateMarch, 2017June, 2015
Depth8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 151 millimeters (2.91 x 5.94 in)72.59 x 145.5 millimeters (2.86 x 5.73 in)
Weight180 grams (6.3 ounces)135 grams (4.73 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWaterproof (IP?)
System (OS)Sony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 5.0 Lollipop
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6737T (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (28nm)
CPU processor1.45Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2 450MhzQualcomm Adreno 405
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (9GB available)8GB (3GB available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 4-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 4-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glass
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps42/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1900/2600 (Bands 2,4,5,7,12,17,28)Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo/video only main camera
2ª cameraSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length24mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
RadioFMFM (RDS)
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.1 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Clear Audio+
- WiFi Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Coral, Silver
- Sony Exmor RS sensor
- 3D Surround Sound
- ANT+
- Miracast
- WiFi direct
- IP68 certified: dust and water proof up to 1.5 meter and 30min
Power supplySony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2620 mAh2400 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy690 minutes | 11.5 hours | 0.5 day797 minutes | 13.3 hours | 0.6 day
Standby31860 minutes | 531 hours | 22.1 days29280 minutes | 488 hours | 20.3 days
Radiation rateSony Xperia L1 (G3313)Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (Dual 3G 8GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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